With thirty plus years of serving patients, Dr. Brown has been privileged to mentor many young dentists over the years. One of his favorite activities is taking dental mission trips to the Dominican Republic with University of Pittsburgh dental students. He is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry with an advanced cosmetic degree and specialized training in delivering cosmetic solutions. Dr. Brown’s unique approach to dentistry is founded in his belief that a healthy smile leads to a healthy body.
He’s passionate about his family, which includes his wife Gina and four boys – now young men. He loves meeting new people, making new friends, enjoying new adventures, watching and playing sports, hiking, biking, and living out his purpose – to inspire others to live happy, healthy, and long lives.
"Amazing staff, 1st class facilities! Dr. Brown has been taking great care of my teeth since I was a kid. Can't imagine going anywhere else for my dental needs. Keep up the good work!!!"
Dr. Baroni began her career as a dental hygienist before returning to school to earn her Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree. Her professional focus is on providing dental implants, and Botox® treatment.
She is married, has three boys, and enjoys boating, camping in West Virginia, and spending time with friends and family.
"I've had a great deal of dental work done before and after I started going to Edgewood Dental and all I have to say is the care there is exemplary. They're always on point with new technology which leads to superior outcomes. Dr. Christine Baroni is simply the best dentist I've ever encountered."
Dr. Brian earned his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine where he was a Dean’s scholar. He completed his residency at the VA Hospital of Washington DC and is a member of two highly acclaimed professional groups: Spear Study Club and Seattle Study Club.
He is married to Sarah and enjoys rooting for Pitt, running marathons, playing disc golf, reading, cooking, and eating.
"I haven't been to the dentist in over eight years because I hadn't found one that I was comfortable with. From the minute I walked in, the staff was amazing and so nice. I saw Dr. Belsterling and he was so kind. I felt so comfortable here."
Dr. Kukunas earned her Doctorate in Dental Medicine from the University of Pittsburgh and went on to complete her residency program at Allegheny General Hospital. Dentistry runs in the family as her father is a retired dentist, her mother was a dental hygienist, and her husband and father-in-law are both Prosthodontists in Pittsburgh.
She loves spending time with family and friends, long-distance running, cycling, playing tennis, reading, and playing the drums.
"I needed a root canal so Dr. Matisko and her assistant performed it the same day and were wonderful. Dr. Matisko is so caring and I never felt any pain. Everyone in this office is extremely nice!!"